Every time her name is mentioned, we remember with happy memories, the joy she brought Nigerians at the Olympics in Atlanta 1996.

So, it is always a pleasure celebrating Nigeria’s only individual Olympics Gold medalist till date, Chioma Ajunwa-Okpara.

The latest celebration is that she has been decorated as an Assistant Commissioner of Police, by the Police Service Commission.

The event took place at the Police College in Ikeja.

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Mrs Ajunwa-Okpara also recently launched a foundation to discover new stars she hopes would take Nigeria higher than her generation.

The Director General of Chioma Ajunwa-Okpara Foundation is Prince Henry Amike, who was also a top athlete and an Olympian.

He said that the promotion of Chioma shows her professionalism, both in the police and the service of the nation.

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